Here are some examples of our finds……..too many to show here!

 

Pit:- 5 Context:- 3 1. 5 x CBM: red brick fragments 2. 18 x Clinker fragments 3. 2 x Carbon Fragments 4. 1 x Slate blade fine edge sharpener: a sheared slice from a a slate bar/rod 5. 3 x Cement mortar fragments 6. 1 x Oyster shell 7. 8 x Animal bone fragments 8. 1 x Slate roof tile fragment 9. 1 x Pot sherd: white glazed exterior; matt cream glazed interior; 4mm thick 10. 2 x Flower pot sherds 11. 1 x Wire fragment: 3mm 12. 1 x Iron buckle: rusted 13. 2 x Cut nails: rusted 14. 1 x Clout nail: rusted 15. 1 x Fence wire: 2mm 16. 1 x Copper cap/lid; elongated oval with side bent in 17. 1 x Glass bottle base fragment: clear; 4mm thick 18. 1 x Glass fragment: clear; 3mm thick 19. 1 x glass fragment: clear; 2mm thick 20. 1 x Bottle glass fragment: green; 3mm thick 21. 2 x Glass fragments: opalescent; 2mm thick 22. 1 x White clay pipe stem: split half; 3mm bore

Pit:- 3 Context:- 4 1. 10Kg CBM not kept 2. 1 x CBM: brick/tile fragment : some lime mortar attached; 120mm long, 50mm thick; 120mm wide 3. 1 x CBM brick fragment; some lime mortar 4. 14 x Glass fragments: clear; flat; 3mm; slight opalescence 5. 0.5 Kg Iron sheet fragments: decayed tin cans: rolled/folded rim joints

Pit:- 2 Context:- 1 1. 6 x Lime mortar fragments 2. 12 x CBM fragments 3. 2 x C Tile fragments 4. 3 x Slate roof tile fragments 5. 1 x cement mortar fragment 6. 1 x Floor tile/brick fragment: yellow/tan colour; 40mm thick; worn surface 7. 1 x Pot sherd:- blue glaze 8. 1 x Pottery rim sherd:- pale yellow glaze both sides 9. 6 x White porcelain sherds: thin 10. 1 x porcelain rim sherd: willow pattern glaze 11. 1 x Plastic toy fragment:-red; embossed toe print in white 12. 1 x Glass bottle base:- clear; embossed initials on base ‘F’ ‘C’ [?] ‘C’ [?] 13. 1 x Glass fragment; clear; part of neck of vessels, exterior abraded 14. 1 x Glass fragment ; clear; convex; outer surface rubbed 15. 1 x Glass fragment: clear; flat; 2mm thick 16. 3 x Animal bone fragments: cut marks 17. 1 x Cut nail: rusted 18. 1 x Wire nail: rusted 19. 1 x Animal incisor tooth.

Pit:- 3 Context:- 2-5 1. 6 x White porcelain sherds: blue stripe on rim 2. 8 x Willow pattern sherds 3. 13 x Coarse white sherds: part of vertical sided jar 4. 5 x Porcelain sherds of saucer: light yellow glaze both sides 5. 4 x Off white and blue patterned pot sherds 6. 13 x White porcelain sherds with delicate handle (2 bits); internal ‘cloud’ like glaze 7. 9 x White porcelain sherd variously decorated 8. 13 x White porcelain sherds of a jug with a gold line just beneath the rim